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Dumfries and Galloway walks


Some of Scotland's least discovered but excellent walking lies in this vast area, including a stunning coastline, extensive forests, rugged hills and some charming towns and villages.

We help you find the best walking routes across Dumfries and Galloway, from strolls along the Solway Coast to the Merrick, ever popular hill ascent above Loch Trool. We've carefully researched each of the walks, giving up to date, reliable information to help you get the most from your visit to this neglected area of Scotland. You can view and book accommodation, find places to eat and things to see and do. The walking routes feature a GPS route waypoints download file, in both Quo and GPX format (which is compatable with Memory Map and other software).

Map of Dumfries and Galloway derived from SVG map of Scotland by Eric Gaba; licenced under CCSA.


Newton Stewart, Wigtown & Stranraer Castle Douglas, Dalbeattie & Kirkcudbright Dumfries, Thornhill & Moffat Go to ARRAN Go to GLASGOW & AYRSHIRE Go to BORDERS

Walking can be dangerous and is done entirely at your own risk. Information is provided free of charge; it is each walker's responsibility to check it and navigate using a map and compass.